(1952)

Dell, 1952 Series
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Price:
0.25 USD
Pages:
100
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand:
A Dell Comic
Editing:
Chase Craig
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Binding:
squarebound
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Tarzan / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Morris Gollub (painting)
Inks:
Morris Gollub (painting)
Colors:
Morris Gollub (painting)

Genre:
jungle
Reprints:
Keywords:
leopards

Indexer Notes

Art credits from Richard Richmond, via the GCD Error Tracker (http://errors.comics.org/show_bug.cgi?id=6314), 12 March 2011.

["The great apes, who reared him,..."] (Table of Contents)

Tarzan's Friends / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jesse Marsh
Inks:
Jesse Marsh
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Tarzan
Reprints:
Keywords:
mangani

Indexer Notes

inside front cover

Tarzan Returns to Opar (Table of Contents)

Tarzan / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script:
Gaylord Du Bois
Pencils:
Jesse Marsh
Inks:
Jesse Marsh
Colors:
?
Letters:
Jesse Marsh
Job Number:
528

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Tarzan [John Clayton]; Jad-Bal-Ja; Buto; Nikon; Lilana; Nugak (mangani); Liponans (white pygmies)
Synopsis:
Tarzan helps a group of Liponans rescue their women, taken by slavers, and then helps them find a new home in the deserted city of Opar.
Reprints:
Keywords:
mangani; miniature saddle antelopes; Opar (lost city); shiftas; soporific drugs

Indexer Notes

Lettering identification by Alberto Becattini (December 2010).

Jungle Skies (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Reprints:

Tarzan's Transportation (Table of Contents)

Tarzan / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Gaylord Du Bois
Pencils:
Jesse Marsh (spot illustrations)
Inks:
Jesse Marsh (spot illustrations)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Tarzan [John Clayton]; Boy [Jack Clayton]; Alexander MacWhirtle
Reprints:

Tarzan Fulfills a Promise (Table of Contents)

Tarzan / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script:
Gaylord Du Bois
Pencils:
Jesse Marsh
Inks:
Jesse Marsh
Colors:
?
Letters:
Jesse Marsh
Job Number:
528 (33)

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Tarzan [John Clayton]; Boy [Jack Clayton]; Jad-Bal-Ja; Gemnon; Jathon; Elaine
Synopsis:
Tarzan and Boy take a trip to Cathne where Tarzan learns that Prince Jathon has been taken captive by the Athnians. Tarzan rescues the prince.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Athne (lost city); Cathne (lost city); chariots; elephants; lightning; lions; rain; saddle eland; storms

Indexer Notes

Lettering identification by Alberto Becattini (December 2010).

The job numbers appears on the sixth page of the story.

Jungle Home (Table of Contents)

Tarzan / text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jesse Marsh
Inks:
Jesse Marsh
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset: ?

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Tarza; Boy; Jane Clayton
Synopsis:
Instruction for constructing a treehouse.
Reprints:
Keywords:
treehouses

["Dear Readers,..."] (Table of Contents)

Boy / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Boy [Jack Clayton]
Synopsis:
Boy's hand-written description of his life with Tarzan and Jane.
Reprints:

Tarzan Brings Aid to A-Lur (Table of Contents)

Tarzan / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script:
Gaylord Du Bois
Pencils:
Jesse Marsh
Inks:
Jesse Marsh
Colors:
?
Letters:
Jesse Marsh
Job Number:
528 (49)

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Tarzan [John Clayton]; Jane Porter Clayton; Boy [Jack Clayton]; Argus (giant eagle); Jadon, Ta-Den; Jorah; Jala; Waziris (African tribe); Ho-dons (Pal-ul-donian tribe); Red Flower;
Synopsis:
Tarzan rides his giant eagle, Argus, to Pal-ul-don, only to discover that the torodons have sacked the lands great cities. Tarzan locates the Ho-dons and marshals their and allied forces to retake the cities.
Reprints:
Keywords:
A-Lur (Pal-ul-donian city); dyals (ratites); fishing; garths (tyrannosaurids); Great Barrier Swamp; Great Thorn Forest; growth drugs; gryfs (ceratosids); Jad-ben-Lul (Pal-ul-donian river); Jalur (Pal-ul-donian city); Pal-ul-Don; Pastar ul-Ved (mountain); thipdars (pteranodons); torodons (ape men)

Indexer Notes

Lettering identification by Alberto Becattini (December 2010).

Job number is on the second page of the story.

Tyrannosaurus Teaser (Table of Contents)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
crossword puzzle
Reprints:

Jungle Safari (Table of Contents)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
528 (65)

Synopsis:
A rebus.
Reprints:

[Ala to Zu-Kut] (Table of Contents)

Tarzan's Ape-English Dictionary / illustration / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jesse Marsh
Inks:
Jesse Marsh
Colors:
?
Letters:
Jesse Marsh

Genre:
jungle
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Lettering identification by Alberto Becattini (December 2010).

Boy Rides into Trouble (Table of Contents)

Boy / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Gaylord Du Bois
Pencils:
Jesse Marsh
Inks:
Jesse Marsh
Colors:
?
Letters:
Jesse Marsh

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Boy [Jack Clayton]; Thorak (mangani)
Synopsis:
Boy, experimenting with riding zebras, is attacked by a lion and rescued by his mangani friend, Thorak.
Reprints:
Keywords:
falconry; hawks; lions; saddle zebras; swimming; zebras

Indexer Notes

Lettering identification by Alberto Becattini (December 2010).

Jungle Treasure (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Reprints:

Pal-Ul-Don: The Lost Land (Table of Contents)

illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle
Synopsis:
A map of the Pal-ul-don and its environs.
Reprints:

Chako and the Collar of Shame (Table of Contents)

Chako / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
Gaylord Du Bois
Pencils:
Jesse Marsh
Inks:
Jesse Marsh
Colors:
?
Letters:
Jesse Marsh

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Chako (baboon); Tika (baboon); Ty-Ee (baboon); Jock; Noddy
Synopsis:
Diamond smugglers plan to use a collar, placed on a captive baboon, as the place of concealment for their illegal goods. The baboon has other ideas.
Reprints:
Keywords:
automobiles; collars; diamonds; dogs; lions

Indexer Notes

Lettering identification by Alberto Becattini (December 2010).

Jungle Chants (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle
Synopsis:
Sheet music for a jungle chant.

Indexer Notes

inside back cover

[Native ceremonial mask] (Table of Contents)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?

Synopsis:
A cut-out mask.

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Tarzan
  2. 1. ["The great apes, who reared him,..."]
    Tarzan's Friends
  3. 2. Tarzan Returns to Opar
    Tarzan
  4. 3. Jungle Skies
  5. 4. Tarzan's Transportation
    Tarzan
  6. 5. Tarzan Fulfills a Promise
    Tarzan
  7. 6. Jungle Home
    Tarzan
  8. 7. ["Dear Readers,..."]
    Boy
  9. 8. Tarzan Brings Aid to A-Lur
    Tarzan
  10. 9. Tyrannosaurus Teaser
  11. 10. Jungle Safari
  12. 11. [Ala to Zu-Kut]
    Tarzan's Ape-English Dictionary
  13. 12. Boy Rides into Trouble
    Boy
  14. 13. Jungle Treasure
  15. 14. Pal-Ul-Don: The Lost Land
  16. 15. Chako and the Collar of Shame
    Chako
  17. 16. Jungle Chants
  18. 17. [Native ceremonial mask]
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Jan Roar Hansen
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Steve Dasinger
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